rarely observed species in Belgium, known from the province of Brabant
and the southern provinces.
larva feeds from a slight web on the leaves of Euonymus
europaeus. Pupation in a boat-shaped cocoon affixed to
detritus on the ground. The species hibernates in the adult stage.
adults can be observed from August to April. They occasionally come to
Belgium, Namur, Lavaux Ste.-Anne, 16 March 2007.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)